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Portraits of performers, 1870-1951, undated (bulk 1870-1935)

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Finding Aid for Portraits of Performers, 1870-1951, undated, bulk 1870-1935
Series III. Other entertainers and personalities, 1870-1951, undated 288.0 items
III.C. Group portraits, 1875-1962, undated 81.0 items
The subseries contains portraits of two or more sitters, including two- and three-person acts and troupes that could be all male, all female or mixed genders.
Arrangement note
Arranged alphabetically by group or troupe name. Names beginning with a numeral precede the alphabetical listing, but names beginning with a written number fall alphabetically. Unidentified groups are further organized alphabetically by photographer or studio name.
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2 2 2914.R.4-313 Jansen, Leo, 3 Burtons (Three Burtons), undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on verso. Printed on recto: Leo Jansen, Hannover / Heiligerstr. 3. Same information printed on verso with additional studio information. Pencil annotation on verso: Burtons acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-365 Friis, John, 3 Sorelli de Dio (Tre Sorelli de Dio; Tre Sorelle de Dio), undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Titled in negative. The names of the troupe members are written in pen on mount below their feet: Isabella; Annita; Leontin. Written in pencil on recto: Écuyères. Debossed on recto: John Friis, Vesterbrogade 20 / Kjøbenhavn. Written on verso: Les 3 Sorelli de Dio / écuyères.
2 2 2014.R.4-369 Photographer unknown, Les 3 Vilo[____], acrobates (Les trois Vilo[____], acrobates, undated
Unmounted matte gelatin silver print, 5 3/4 x 4 3/8 inches. Title from pencil annotation on verso.
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4 3 2014.R.4-320 Sartony, Otto, Les 5 Pottingers, danseuses (Les cinq Pottingers, danseuses), undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from pencil annotation on verso; repeated in ink in a different hand. Debossed on recto: Sartony / 16, rue Duphot. / Ateliers de pose. Au rez-de-Chaussé, / Paris.
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2 2 2014.R.4-326 Taylor, A. V. G., Les 4 Kostesvy, Lilliputiens russes (Les quatre Kostesvy, Lilliputiens russes), undated
Albumen cabinet card. Title from handwritten label on recto. Printed on recto: A. V. G. Taylor. 153 Regent St. W. Written at top of photograph: Lilliputiens russes. The figures are numbered 1 through 4 in ink below their feet. Paper label pasted on verso lists the names, ages and heights of the 4 Kostesky (Theophane; Neonila, Michel and Marie). Torn green C. M. Ercole label partially visible under handwritten label.
2 2 2014.R.4-381 Russel & Sons, Acrobates marocains, undated
Title from annotation on verso. Photographer's imprint on recto: Russel & Sons / 17. Baler Street, W & / Crystal Palace. Photographers by appointment to H.R.M the Queen. Dedication on verso: Your friend / Achmed Ibrahim. Two A. E. Roche wet stamps on verso.
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4 3 2014.R.4-302 Duc Jeune, Aglos Trio, acrobates, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from ink caption on verso. Pencil annotation on verso: Aglos Trio. Ink annotation on verso: Réduire 7 de large. Embossed on recto: Duc Jeune / 23 et 25 Avenue Alsace-Lorraine, Grenoble.
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2 2 2014.R.4-303 Photographer unknown, Les Alonzo, undated
Gelatin silver print 5 9/16 x 3 9/16 inches. Title from pencil annotation on verso. With annotations in two or three different hands: Clecke (?); (Walesy); Danseuses acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-304 Staudt, Jul., Anetta und Lilian, undated
Letterpress halftone postcard. Title printed on recto. Written in pencil on verso: Anetta & Lilian / Les / Reinhold / gymnastes. Printed on verso: jul. Staudt, Berlin W., Unter den Linden 47.
2 2 2014.R.4-305 Scharmann, Wilhelm, Anton Geni troupe, after 1900
Matte gelatin silver cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on verso. Date derived from date on medals printed on verso. Printed on recto: Wilh. Scharmann Berlin S. W. / Kommendanten Str 15; same information printed on verso with additional studio information. Written on verso and on brown paper label pasted on verso: Anton Geni / troupe acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-306 Rousseau, Chéri, Les Affenzel, danseurs tyroliens, after 1878
Albumen cabinet card. Title from date of medal printed on verso. Printed on recto with monogram: Chéri Rousseau. Title from ink annotation on verso. Pencil annotation on verso in different hand: Danseurs tyroliens / Les Affenzel. Printed on verso with additional studio information: Chéri Rousseau / 41, rue Noailles / Marseille / 8, place de l'Hôtel de Ville / St. Étienne (Loire).
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4 3 2014.R.4-307 Sarony, Otto, Pepita Aragon, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from annotations on verso in ink and pencil. Printed on recto: Otto Sarony Co., 1177 Broadway N. Y. / near 28th St. Shows Aragon and her male partner, both with one arm raised over their heads. See also 2014.R.4-308 and 2014.R.4-309.
4 3 2014.R.4-308 Sarony, Otto, Pepita Aragon, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from annotations on verso in ink and pencil. Printed on recto: Otto Sarony Co., 1177 Broadway N. Y. / near 28th St. Shows Aragon stepping on her male partner's cloak; he is bent on one knee. See also 2014.R.4-307 and 2014.R.4-309.
4 3 2014.R.4-309 Sarony, Otto, Pepita Aragon, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from ink caption on verso. Written in pencil on verso in a different hand: les 9 à 6 1/2 de large / en un seul cliche. Printed on recto: Otto Sarony Co. 1177 Broadway N. Y. / near 28th St. Shows Aragon and her male partner with their faces turned to look at each other. See also 2014.R.4-307 and 2014.R.4-308.
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2 2 2014.R.4-310 Atelier Moderne, Sœurs Béier, trapizistes, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Printed on recto: Atelier Moderne / const. Philipsen. / Kjobmagergade 12 / Kjobenhavn, K. Title from ink annotation on verso. Written on green C. M. Ercole label pasted to verso: Trapez corde / Beier sœurs.
2 2 2014.R.4-321 Scharmann, Wilhelm, Bellatzer, gymnastes, after 1902
Matte gelatin silver cabinet card. Title from penciled annotation on verso. Printed on recto: Wilh. Scharmann. Berlin S. W. / Kommandanten Str. 15. Same information printed on verso with additional studio information. Date derived from date printed on verso. See also 2014.R.4-232.
2 2 2014.R.4-322 Herrmann, R., Bellatzer, acrobates, undated
Matte gelatin silver cabinet card.Title from ink annotation on verso. Printed on recto: Herrmann Nachf. / Leipzig Tauchterstrasse 6. Printed on verso: R. Herrmann / Nachf. / Ihn. Otto Reche... Richard Warner Cie wet stamp on verso. See also 2014.R.4-231.
2 2 2014.R.4-311 Photographer unknown, Bonels, anneux, undated
Collodion cabinet card. Title from annotation on brown paper label pasted on verso. Written on verso in two different hands: Bonelo; anneaux.
2 2 2014.R.4-312 Christensen, Marius, Original Borsini Truppe, undated
Matte gelatin silver cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on verso: Original Borsini / Truppe / zür zeit Kopenhagen / circus variety. Pencil annotation on verso: Borsini / Borsini / acrobates. Printed on recto: Atelier Moderne / Marius Christensen / dags-os / kunst-lys / Köbmagergade 12 Köbenhavn, K.
2 2 2014.R.4-349 Reed, H. T., Bros. Pascali, undated
Collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. cabinet card. Title written on photograph. Pencil annotation on verso: Les Pascali / acrobates. Ink annotation in a different hand on verso: Pasquali. Printed on recto: H. T. Reed / 448 West Strand. Previous addresses printed on recto are crossed out.
2 2 2014.R.4-314 Schipper, Karl, Mr. et Mme Corini, artistes equestres, after 1894
Albumen cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on verso. Date derived from date of latest medal printed on verso. Ink annotation on verso in a different hand: Écuyers. Printed on recto: K. Schipper / Hof photograph. / 2tes Atelier / Bleich-Str. 14. Printed on verso: Karl Schipper... with additional studio information. A. E. Roche wet stamps on recto and verso.
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4 3 2014.R.4-315 Photographer unknown, Danets et Hilario, acrbates, undated
Albumen larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from ink annotation on verso.
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2 2 2014.R.4-316 Red, Aug., Dinus, 1894
Collodion cabinet card. Titled in negative. Written in ink on recto: Travail de gymnastique - Paris 1894. Printed on recto: Aug. Red. K.u.K. Hoffotograf / Linz. Written on green C. M. Ercole label pasted on verso: Acrobates / Dinus les / apersoneux (?). Written on white paper label pasted on verso: Les Dinus / acrobates. Ercole wet stamp bearing 22 chaussée d'Antin address on verso.
2 2 2014.R.4-317 Photographer unknown, Dollar Troupe, undated
Collodion cabinet card. Title from printed label pasted on recto. Annotated twice on verso: Dollar Troupe / acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-318 Hana, George Henry, Las dos Estrellas (Las 2 Estrellas), after 1894
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on recto. Printed on recto: Studio 443 Strand, London / Hana. Date based on fact that Hana moved to his Strand studio in 1894. Written in ink on verso: Les Estrellas / acrobates.
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5 4 2014.R.4-319 Lékégian, Gabriel, Sœurs Ethair, after 1893
Albumen boudoir card. Title from blue pencil annotation on verso. Brown paper label pasted on verso: Sœurs Ethair / acrobates. Pencil annotation on verso: Acrobates anglaises. Dated in pen on verso: 12th Feb, 1895. It is unclear what this date refers to as an arrow points from it to the word "Egypt" printed as part of the address. Date on medal printed on verso: 1893. Debossed on recto: Lekegian & Co. Cairo / Egypt. Printed on verso: Photographie artistique / Photographers to the British Army / of occupation. / Esbekieh / G. Lekegian & Co. / Cairo / Egypt / painters / Special Studio / at Mena House pyramids / Cairo / Egypt / No. 1, Sharia El Meliguy / near Sheppard's Hôtel.
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2 2 2014.R.4-337 Kubica, Curt, Famille Loret, jéux icuriens, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from pencil annotation on verso (repeated on label on verso). Embossed on recto: Curt Kubica / Heilbronn a/N. / Rathhausgasse 5. Emmanuel Roche wet stamp on verso.
2 2 2014.R.4-323 Benders, H. (?), The Flying Eugenes, undated
Matte collodion cabinet card. Title from stamp on recto which obscures studio imprint. Dedication on verso reads: With best wishes / Jas. W. Eugene. Ink annotation on verso: Les merveilleux Eugéne / gymnastes.
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4 3 2014.R.4-324 Photographer unknown, The Four Original Willys, undated
Albumen larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from pencil caption on recto. Annotations on verso in ink and pencil: Les Willys / acrobates.
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2 2 2014.R.4-327 Hana, George Henry, Les Glatenbech (?), undated
Collodion cabinet card. Title from pencil annotation on verso: Les Gladenbech ? acrobates / femme porteuse. Printed on recto: Studios/ 22, Bedford Street, / Strand, London / Hana Ltd. Date based on the fact that Hana moved to his Bedford Street studio in 1897. Agence Rubini wet stamp on verso.
2 2 2014.R.4-328 Filderman, M., Helene & Emilon, undated
Collodion or gelatin silver cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on recto. Printed on recto: M. Filderman; M. Filderman, 48 rue Laffitte / Paris. Printed on verso with additional studio information: M. Filderman / 48 rue Laffitte / Paris. Wet stamp on verso: Staveau / Agence artistique / 19 rue d'Enghien, 19 / Paris. Ink annotation on verso: Miss Helen / and / Emilon. Pencil annotation on verso: Helen et / Emilion / acrobates.
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5 4 2014.R.4-329 Gibson Art Galleries, Heras Family, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver print on card 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Title from ink inscription on recto. Written in ink on brown paper label pasted on verso: Heras / acrobates. Printed on recto: Gibson Art Galleries.
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2 2 2014.R.4-362 Photographer unknown, Imeralda u. Ienitxa, undated
Gelatin silver postcard. Titled in negative. Written in pencil on verso: Imeralda & Lomitza / danseuses /acrobates.
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4 3 2014.R.4-330 Lortete, Inas troupe, undated
Gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from blue pencil annotation on verso. Ink annotation on verso: Inas / acrobates.
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5 4 2014.R.4-331 Scharmann, Wilhelm, The Jackson Troupe, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver print on card 6 3/4 x 9 inches. Title from printed label pasted on recto. Printed on recto: Scharmann / Berlin S.W. / Kommandantenstr. 15 (with monogram in red seal).
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2 2 2014.R.4-332 Friis, John, Reiter-Famalie Karoly, undated
Matte collodion cabinet card. Title from wet stamp on verso. Penciled annotation on verso. Embossed on recto: John Friis. Vesterbrogade 20 / Køjbenhavn. Written in pencil on verso: Karoly / écuyers.
2 2 2014.R.4-380 Photographer unknown, Kunstvrienden, Amsterdam, undated
Collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from wet stamp on recto of mount. Penciled annotation on verso: Les Kunstvrienden / Amsterdam / acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-333 Hiebl, J. B., The Largard 5, Acrobaten, (The Largard Funf, Acrobaten), undated
Matte collodion cabinet card. Title from wet stamp on verso. Printed on recto and verso and written in negative: J. B. Hiebl / Photogr. Atelier / München / Montgelas-Strasse 35.
2 2 2014.R.4-374 Joop, Theodor, Joffa, acrobates, undated
Collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from brown paper label pasted on verso. Printed on recto: Atelier Th. Joop / Inhaber Nawrotzki & Wehram / Bromberg / Wilhelmstr. 15. Printed on verso with additional studio information: Theodor Joop / Inhaber, Nawrotzki & Wehram /... / Bromberg / Wilhelm Strasse 15...
2 2 2014.R.4-336 Hormig, Linyard [and] O'Rourke, undated
Gelatin silver print on mount 6 x 4 1/2 inches. Title from annotation written in pen on recto of mount. Photographer's wet stamp on recto: Hormig / 118 Artillery Ave. / Detroit, Mich.
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4 3 2014.R.4-343 Photographer unknown, McIntyre & Primrose, undated
Gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from ink caption written on mount below image.
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2 2 2014.R.4-338 Photographer unknown, F. Malmstens, cycliste Tuedais (?) undated
Gelatin silver post card. Title written on recto. Pencil annotation on verso: Malmstens.
2 2 2014.R.4-339 Schäfer, Carl, Marguerite et Hanley, after 1875
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from pink annotation on verso: (Original) / Marguerite et Hanley / acrobates de force / mains sur mains / dame - porteuse. Printed on recto: Carl Schäfer / Kipdorfstrasse 57. Elberfeld. Photographer's name repeated on verso with additional studio information. Date derived from studio founding date printed on verso. Ercole wet stamp on verso.
2 2 2014.R.4-341 Cautin & fils, Mascotte Trio, 30 March 1908
Matte collodion cabinet card. Title from ink dedication on verso: Dem liebens würdigen / Herr Emilio / zur ofrennde Erininnerung / gewidmet / von Mascote Trio / paris 30.3.08. Annotation on verso: Mascotte trio / acrobates. Printed on recto and verso: Cautin & fils / 55, rue de Châteaudun / Paris. Penciled on verso: 6 1/2 de large ....
2 2 2014.R.4-342 Boisdon, Maurice-Eugène, Mazzoni, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title written in pencil on verso. Written in ink on verso: Mazzoni / acrobates. Printed on recto: Boisdon. Paris. Printed on verso with additional studio information: M. Boisdon / 19, boulevard St. Denis, 19 / Paris.
2 2 2014.R.4-344 Bernaud, Alphonse, Merkati, acrobates, after 1875
Albumen cabinet card. Title from brown paper label pasted on verso. Printed on recto: Portrait album / Lyon (remainder of imprint is cut off). Printed on verso with additional studio information: Photographie / (obscured by brown label). / maisons à Naples, Florence & Livourne / Alphonse Bernoud /... / rue des Archers / 8 Ancien, 2 / angle de la rue St. Dominique / Lyon / ... Date derived from that of latest medal printed on verso.
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4 3 2014.R.4-345 Photographer unknown, Montrose troupe, acrobates, undated
Collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from pencil annotation on verso. Ink annotation on verso: Montrose / acrobates.
4 3 2014.R.4-346 Darby, Paul, Moukdanoff, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. on card 6 x 8 inches. Title written in pen on recto. Written on brown paper label pasted on verso: Les / Moukdanoff / danseurs. Printed on recto: Paul Darby / 39 bd. de Strasbourg / Paris. Repeated on verso with additional studio information.
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5 4 2014.R.4-347 Meyer, Albert, Famille Neiss, acrobates, undated
Collodion p.o.p. on card 8 3/8 x 5 inches. Title from green C. M. Ercole label pasted on verso. Written on brown paper label pasted on verso: Les Neiss / acrobates. Printed on recto: Albert Meyer / Nachf. Carl Brée, / Stettin. Ercole label obscures photographer's imprint on verso.
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2 2 2014.R.4-348 Photographer unknown, Original Oglos Trio, undated
Letterpress halftone postcard. Title printed on recto, which continues: Sensations-Zahnluft-Akt. Written on brown paper label pasted on verso: Oglos trio / acrobate. Printed on verso: Weltpostverein / carte postale - post card / Postkarte.
2 2 2014.R.4-350 Schwabe, Paul, Les Picchiani and les Danicheff, acrobates, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from ink annotations on verso. Pencil annotation on verso: Picchiani ... Danicheff. Printed on recto: Paul Schwabe. Breslau. Printed on verso: B. / Photogr. Atelier / Paul Schwabe / Breslau / Neue Taschnestrasse 31. / Im Garten partierre. The six members of the troupe, two male and four female, are arranged according to height from tallest on the left to shortest on the right. See also 2014.R.4-49 and 2014.R.4-351.
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1 1 2014.R.4-73 Jansen, Leo, La belle Venus, 1899
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from printed label affixed to recto, which continues: ...in ihren graciösen Leistungen auf dem / Balance-Trapez. Annotation on verso, written in first hand: Fait au mois de mars / 1899 / Hannover / Mellini théater. Annotation on verso written in second hand: Meme gr[___] / de large. Annotation on verso written in third hand: La belle Venus. Printed on verso with aditional studio information: Leo Jansen / Hannover / Heiligertr. 3 II / ecke Kl. Packhofstr. / früher Rösehof.
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2 2 2014.R.4-351 Schwabe, Paul, Les Picchiani and les Danicheff, acrobates, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from 2014.R.4-250. Ink annotation on verso: Picchiani. Pencil annotations on verso are unclear. Ink annotation on left recto of card: Ca s'est le personelle qui est habillé en toilette de Bal. Printed on recto: Paul Schwabe. Breslau. Printed on verso: B. / Photogr. Atelier / Paul Schwabe / Breslau / Neue Taschnestrasse 31. / Im Garten partierre. The six members of the troupe are arranged with the two male members seated in the center with two female members flanking them on either side. See also 2014.R.4-49 and 2104.R.4-350.
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4 3 2014.R.4-352 Photographer unknown, Les Picchiani, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from 2014.R.4-253. Brown paper label on verso: Pichiani / acrobates. Names of troupe members are written in ink in margin below their feet: Luigi; Ines; Polissena; Margherita, Egisia; Giacomo. Image same as 2014.R.4-253. The six members of the troupe, two male and four female, are arranged according to height from tallest on the left to shortest on the right.
4 3 2014.R.4-353 Photographer unknown, Les Picchiani, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title from pencil annotation on verso above ink annotation, which reads: : Les Picchiani / acrobates. Image same as 2014.R.4-252. The six members of the troupe, two male and four female, are arranged according to height from tallest on the left to shortest on the right.
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2 2 2014.R.4-354 Meess, Chr., Saida, Carmen, undated
Matte collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title written in pencil on verso. There are only two names given although three members of the troupe (all female) are depicted. Printed on recto: Atelier Chr. Meess, Karlsruhe, Werderstr. 31. See also 2014.R.4-42 and 2014.R.4-209.
2 2 2014.R.4-355 d'Illin & Philippe, Salome, gymnastes, after 1900
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from pencil annotation on verso; also written on brown paper label pasted on verso. Written on recto: Salome. Printed on recto: W. d'Illin. Genève / 3 rue du Mont-Blanc 3. Blind stamp in photograph: W. d'Illin. Printed on verso with additional studio information: Société Anonyme / des / Anes. Mns. / d'Illin & Phillipe / Genève / 3 rue du Mont-Blanc = 10, cours de Rive. Negative number pencilled on verso: No. 15844. Date derived from latest medal date printed on verso. Depicts two women.
2 2 2014.R.4-356 Filderman, M., Saragosse, danseuses espagnoles, undated
Albumen cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on verso. Printed on recto: M. Filderman / 48 rue Laffitte / Paris. Photographer's name and address printed on verso with additional studio information. Pencil annotation on verso: Danseuses / espagnoles.
2 2 2014.R.4-357 Edit Biancaud, The Simpson's [sic] (The Simpsons), undated
Collotype postcard. Title printed on recto with: Aerian act novelty. Pencil annotation on verso: A la culture physique. The correspondence and address area of the postcard are filled with a description in French describing the act and their tour.
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4 3 2014.R.4-358 Sachs, Sisters Coulson, 1899
Matte collodion or gelatin silver larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Title and date from annotation on recto: Sisters Coulson / [___] 8 Bellso Co. / Season 1899. Debossed on recto: Sachs / 831 Broad St. / Newark, N.J.
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2 2 2014.R.4-359 Möbus & Tobler, Sisters Reisley, after 1891
Albumen cabinet card. Title written in negative. Printed on recto with monogram: Möbus & Tobler, Zürich. Written on white Agence Rubini label: Reisley sisters. Purple stamp on verso: The / World-renowned / 3 sisters 3 / Reisley / [Fl]ying-gymnasts. Date derived from photographer's imprint on verso, most of which is obscured by the Agence Rubini label.
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5 4 2014.R.4-360 Photographer unknown, The Sisters Urma, undated
Printed advertisment with halftone letterpress image. Title from text: The / Sisters Urma / Premier triple trapeze artistes / In their classical and refined gymnastic / specialty act. With novel and unique / triple descent (tableau vivant.) Acknowledged as / "Peerless in their particular line!" / Permanent address: 38 Hyde Park Road, Leeds. Printed by Wilson's, Leicester.
5 4 2014.R.4-361 Potterat, E., Six Ernestines, Singers & Acrobatic Dancers, undated
Matte collodion or gelatin silver boudoir card. Title from ink annotation on verso. Brown paper label pasted on verso: Les Ernestines / danseurs. Printed on recto: E. Potterat / Montreux.
5 4 2014.R.4-325 Scharmann, Wilhelm, Sœurs Merkel, gymnasiarques, undated
Albumen boudoir card. Title from brown paper and green C. M. Ercole lable pasted on verso. Printed on recto: Wilh. Scharmann / Berlin. S. W. Kommandantenstr. 15. See also 4 Sisters Merkels 2014.R.4-11. The present portrait is of three women in acrobatic costume.
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2 2 2014.R.4-363 Scharmann, Wilhelm, The Three Sisters Camaras (The 3 Sisters Camaras), undated
Collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. Title from caption written on recto over photographer's imprint. Printed on verso: Wilh. Scharmann / Berlin, S. W. / Kommandantenstr. 15 / gegenüber der Beuth-Strasse... Annotation on brown paper label on verso: Les Camaras / acrobates. Two young women flank a younger girl who stands on a bear skin rug. See 2014.R.4-364.
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5 4 2014.R.4-364 Scharmann, Wilhelm, The Three Camaras (The 3 Sisters Camaras), undated
Collodion p.o.p. boudoir card. Title written in ink on recto. Annotation on brown paper label on verso: Camaras / acrobates. Printed on recto: Wihl. Scharmann / Berlin S.W. Kommendantenstr. 15. Two young women flank a younger girl who stands on a box coverd by an oriental carpet. See 2014.R.4-363.
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2 2 2014.R.4-366 Photographer unknown, Trio Alby's, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from caption on recto. Written in pencil on verso: gymnastes & / acrobates. Pen annotation on verso: Acrobates on the / silver chains. / Three Albions Company. Pencil annotation: Gymnastes et / acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-367 Scharmann, Wilhelm, Trio Herelli, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Titled in negative. Printed on recto: Wilh. Scharmann / Berlin, S. W. / Kommandantenstr. 15. Written on green C. M. Ercole label on verso: Trio Herelli / acrobates.
2 2 2014.R.4-368 Wilke, Willy, Trio Vania, danseurs, undated
Matte gelatin silver cabinet card. Title from ink and pencil annotations on verso. Printed on recto: Willy Wilcke / Hamburg. Photographer's imprint on verso: Willy Wilke / Hamburg / Steindamm 54/56...
2 2 2014.R.4-335 Alexandersen, G., Troupe Lillys, les Copurchic acrobates, undated
Collodion p.o.p. cabinet card. Title from ink annotation on photograph: Troupe Lilly's / les Copurchic acrobates. Embossed on recto: G. Alexandersen. Vesterbrogade 46 / Kjøbenhavn. V. Wet stamped on verso: Troupe Lilly's / Copurchic acrobates / pour théatres cirques & concerts. Written on green C. M. Ercole on verso that obscures photographer's imprint and additional troupe wet stamp: Acrobates / Troupe / Lillys.
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5 4 2014.R.4-370 Gandini & Molteni, Troupe Alexandroff, undated
Albumen print on card 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Title written on recto below image. Written on brown paper label on recto: Troupe / Alexandrofe / danseuses russes. Purple stamp on recto: Russian troupe 8 expert vocalists dancers / Director / M. Alexandroff. Printed on recto: Gandini & Molleni / Milano / Corso Genova 21.
5 4 2014.R.4-371 Photographer unknown, Troupe Stopanoff, undated
Collodion p.o.p. boudoir card. Title from pencil annotation on verso. Brown paper label pasted on verso: Stopanoff / danseurs.
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2 2 2014.R.4-372 Cappelli, G., Victor & Nip, undated
Albumen cabinet card. Title printed on recto. Brown paper label pasted on verso: Victor & Nip / gymnastes. Photographer's wet stamp on verso: G. Cappelli / Fotografo / 224 / Calle Artes. / 1r premiado en la 1r exposicion Italiana / Buenos Aires.
2 2 2014.R.4-373 Boisdon, Maurice-Eugène, Vincianos, undated
Collodion or gelatin silver p.o.p. cabient card. Title from pencil annotation on verso. Second pencil annotation: Les / Vincianos / acrobates / et / force. Printed on verso with additional studio information: M. Boisdon / 19, boulevard St. Denis, 19 / Paris.
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6 3 2014.R.4-375 Photographer unknown, Mr & Mrs Harry Vokes, undated
Collodion p.o.p. print on card 12 3/4 x 10 inches. Title from printing on recto.
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2 2 2014.R.4-376 Photographer unknown, Les Zivaro, acrobates, undated
Albumen print, 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches. Title from brown paper label pasted on verso.
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4 3 2014.R.4-377 Feinberg, [Two Boys and a Girl], undated
Albumen larger cabinet card (7 x 5 inches). Printed on recto: Feinberg / opposite the London / Theatre / New York.
4 3 2014.R.4-378 Photographer unknown, [Man and Girl Dancing], undated
Gelatin silver larger cabinet card.
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2 2 2014.R.4-379 Gambier, Marc, [Two Men Standing, One with Hands behind His Back], undated
Albumen cabinet card. Printed on recto: Marc Gambier / 16 West 14th Street, / N. Y.
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5 4 2014.R.4-382 Sommer, The Saturday Studio, undated
Gelatin silver print 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Title from annotation on verso. Photographer's stamp on verso: The Sommer Studio / 210 North 8th Street / Philadelphia, Pa. Photographer's name written in negative: Sommer / Phila. Depicts a seated boy with a woman standing next to him.
5 4 2014.R.4-383 Van Art & Co., [Man with Arms Folded, Woman with Muff], undated
Gelatin silver print 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Printed on verso: Van Art Co. / Photographers / 564 Grand St. N.Y.C. Signed in negative: Van Art Co. / N.Y.
5 4 2014.R.4-384 Photographer unknown, [Seated Woman and Man Seated on Arm of Chair], undated
Matte gelatin silver (?) print on card 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches.


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